Leaflets to discuss with patients

TARGET logo, showing some pills and the words TARGET, keep antibiotics workingUsing patient leaflets interactively in consultations is the best way to support effective discussions and maintain patient satisfaction.

Version 1.0, November 2021.


Self-care Leaflet

The Managing Your Common Infection (Self-Care) leaflet can be used as a tool to increase patients’ confidence and knowledge on how to self-care for their own infections thereby potentially reduce inappropriate antibiotic use.

Managing your common infection (self-care) leaflet (Welsh)

Managing common infection (self-care) leaflet translations

The following translations do not include the most up to date information about COVID-19, please discuss concerns with your patient as part of the consultation.

For any leaflet queries please contact us: TARGETantibiotics@phe.gov.uk